Thu, 26 May 2022

Polish president: Ukraine must decide its own future

KYIV, Ukraine: Andrzej Duda, President of Poland, told lawmakers in Kyiv this week that Ukraine has the right to decide ...

Nineteen kids, 2 adults confirmed dead in Texas school massacre

SAN ANTONIO, Texas (ANI/Big News Network): The death toll in the mass shooting incident at a school in Texas now ...

US, Japan, Australia, India join to limit illegal fishing by China

LONDON, England: Citing a U.S. official, the Financial Times reported this week that during the Quad summit in Tokyo, the ...

Agreement reached to return Parthenon sculpture to Greece

ATHENS, Greece: In a significant move for Greece, which has intensified its campaign to bring back sculptures from its most ...

Japan prime minister warns China over East China Sea moves

TOKYO, Japan: China's efforts to develop areas in the East China Sea are "unacceptable," Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida said ...

US House Speaker Pelosi banned from communion over abortion views

SAN FRANCISCO, California: In a letter released this week, the archbishop of San Francisco, Salvatore Cordileone, said U.S. House Speaker ...

Tornado hits western German city; dozens injured, 2 dead

BERLIN, Germany: At least 43 people were injured after a tornado struck the western German city of Paderborn on May ...

American arrested, Chinese officials charged with spying in US

WASHINGTON D.C.: The Department of Justice has said that an American citizen and four Chinese intelligence officers have been charged ...

To help US businesses, 35,000 foreign workers to be taken in

WASHINGTON D.C.: Due to the inability of businesses to hire enough workers, the U.S. has announced that it will grant ...

US Senate to vote on resolution urging probe of beef price fixing

WASHINGTON D.C.: U.S. senators Elizabeth Warren and Mike Rounds have introduced a bipartisan resolution requesting the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) ...

Strain of Ukraine war causes Russian defense spending to increase 40%

MOSCOW, Russia: According to preliminary data released by the finance ministry this week, almost three months after Moscow's invasion of ...

After China bows out, new decision expected on Asian Cup host

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia: After China's decision to not host the 2023 Asian Cup, a choice for a new host will ...

Strong support for Taiwan to attend WHO meeting this week

GENEVA, Switzerland: The World Health Organization (WHO) has received a proposal by 13 member states requesting that Taiwan be allowed ...

Minjee Lee wins, Danielle Kang loses as LPGA Match-Play tees off

Top-seeded Minjee Lee, three days removed from her first LPGA victory of the year, cruised to a win Wednesday in ...

Texas student caught with firearms outside school day after deadly shooting

Texas [US], May 26 (ANI): A student in the US state of Texas was caught with firearms outside a high ...

India to seek fairer deal in fisheries at WTO's Ministerial Conference: Sources

New Delhi [India], May 26 (ANI): India, sources said, will seek certain "carve-outs" to ensure special and differential treatment for ...

Putin Fast-Tracks Russian Citizenship in Southern Ukraine

Moscow - President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday fast-tracked citizenship for residents of two regions of Ukraine, prompting protests from Kyiv ...

Greece Will Send Iranian Oil From Seized Ship to US, Police Say

ATHENS - Greece will send Iranian oil from a seized Russian-flagged tanker to the United States at the request of ...

Biden Signs Police Reform Order on Floyd Death Anniversary

washington - President Joe Biden on Wednesday signed an executive order that he said would bring more accountability and effectiveness ...

US Envoy: Iran Nuclear Deal Looks 'Tenuous' But Worth Seeking

Washington - The United States' top negotiator for Iran nuclear talks made the case to lawmakers Wednesday for sticking with ...

Sisodia meets UK's Minister for Skills, discusses cooperation to boost Delhi higher education system

London [United Kingdom] May 26 (ANI): Delhi Deputy Chief Minister and Education Minister Manish Sisodia, on the third day of ...

Pakistan's use of religion to establish legitimacy for state power takes centre stage during webinar

New Delhi [India], May 26 (ANI): Pakistan's systemic use of religion to establish legitimacy for state power was a key ...

U.S. Memorial Day underscores travel boom amid lingering pandemic

© Provided by Xinhua Hotel room demand, while down in total, must be up by a very large percentage for ...

Bill Gates paid millions to derail Elon Musk's plans media

The Microsoft magnate has funded an effort to block the SpaceX founder's Twitter takeoverThe Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has ...

New Media Law Casts Shadow Over Azeri Media

Baku, Azerbaijan - Azerbaijan's journalists are used to working in tense conditions, but a media bill passed into law earlier ...

Five Ways Climate Change Is Making Poor People Poorer

Heat waves like the ones roasting South Asia this year don't just sap people's strength. They drain people's finances in ...

Pakistan Police Fire Tear Gas at Imran Khan's Anti-Government Rally

ISLAMABAD - As former Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan led an anti-government rally to Islamabad on Wednesday to press his ...

Texas shooting: How many more children will die before leaders act? asks UNICEF chief

Texas [US], May 26 (ANI): In the wake of the Texas school shooting that resulted in the death of 19 ...

Russia wont just grasp any proposal on Ukraine Moscow

Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova called Italy's peace settlement plan for Ukraine an example of ?armchair theorizing?Those who think Russia ...

US concerned about radicals traveling to Ukraine Politico

The Department of Homeland Security is reportedly worried that white supremacists traveling to the battle zone would gain combat experienceUS ...

India looks after its interests, just like Europe: Piyush Goyal on Russia imports amid Ukraine conflict

Davos [Switzerland], May 26 (ANI): Defending India's national interest amid the ongoing Ukraine conflict, Union Minister Piyush Goyal on Wednesday ...

Controversial Russian Opera Star Takes Stage in Paris

Paris - Since Russia's invasion of Ukraine in late February, Western nations have sidelined a raft of Russian artists, dancers ...

French Open: Carlos Alcaraz, Alexander Zverev rally to win; Novak Djokovic rolls into R3

Paris [France], May 26 (ANI): The No. 3 seed Alexander Zverev came back from two-sets-to-love down for the third time ...

African Heads of Missions in New Delhi celebrate Africa Day

New Delhi [India], May 26 (ANI): African Heads of Missions in New Delhi and the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) ...

BJP lashes out at KCR over reports of breach of protocol during PM Modi's visit to Hyderabad

Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], May 26 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party on Wednesday lashed out at K Chandrashekar Rao after reports ...

Expo in Southern California showcasing latest in space industry

© Provided by Xinhua Some new materials, tools and technologies are on show at the expo, including thermal management, high-resolution ...

2022 Charles Schwab Challenge: Preview, Odds Best Bets

The PGA Tour makes is final stop in Texas for the 2021-22 season for the Charles Schwab Challenge, which begins ...

Ukraine war: rising food prices are not the only global economic fallout

As the war in Ukraine heads into its fourth month, its economic consequences are becoming more apparent and begin to ...

5 ways entrepreneurs can become more psychologically resilient

Entrepreneurship is the backbone of any free-market economy. Globally, small and medium-sized businesses represent roughly 90 per cent of businesses ...

UNSC urges Taliban to reverse policies restricting Afghan women's freedom, human rights

Kabul [Afghanistan], May 25 (ANI): United Nations Security Council on Tuesday urged the Taliban to reverse the policies restricting the ...

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In bid to lower cost of steel, India imposes 50% tax on ore exports

NEW DEHLI, India: In a move expected to end the country's exports of the raw materials needed to manufacture steel, ...

Federal Reserve minutes spark late buying surge for U.S. stocks

NEW YORK, New York - The release of the minutes of the Federal Reserve's monetary meeting earlier this month surprisingly ...

US seeks stronger high tech ties to Taiwan

WASHINGTON D.C.: A leading U.S. official has said that even if Taiwan is excluded from President Joe Biden's Asian economic ...

Finland seeks new suppliers as Russia stops deliveries of natural gas

MOSCOW, Russia: In the latest escalation of an energy payment dispute with Western nations, Russia's Gazprom has halted gas exports ...

Stocks in Asia trade sideways, Australian All Ordinaries adds 18 points

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - It was a lukewarm day for stocks across Asia Wednesday with little movement in either direction.In ...

Apple reported to move manufacturing from China

NEW YORK CITY, New York: The Wall Street Journal has reported that Apple has told some of its contract manufacturers ...

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